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AFSUMB 2018


AFSUMB 2018
The 13th Congress of the Asian Federation of Societies for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology (AFSUMB 2018) in conjunction with ACUCI 2018 and KSUM Open 2018
Beyound Asia, to the world with US
May 23(Wed.) - 26(Sat.), 2018 | Coex, Seoul, Korea

For Oral/Poster Presentations

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Important Dates
  • Abstract submission Due Date: February 23 (Fri.), 2018 (Korean Time)
  • Abstract Acceptance Notice: March 16 (Fri.), 2018

The AFSUMB 2018 Organizing Committee invites all interested individuals to submit abstracts for Oral and Poster Presentations through which the most updated research results and interesting cases around the world can be shared. Abstract submissions should be made through the online abstract submission system at the AFSUMB 2018 website.

How to Submit Abstracts for Oral and Poster Presentations

  1. STEP 1Sign up for the website
  2. STEP 2Go to the ‘Abstract Submission Page’ after you log in
  3. STEP 3Read through the submission guidelines
  4. STEP 4Click the ‘Go to Online Submission’ button
  5. STEP 5Click the ‘For Oral & Poster Presentations’ button to submit abstracts
  6. STEP 6Input information requested and submit your abstract step by step
  7. STEP 7Your abstract submission is completed. An acknowledgement of submission will be sent to both the submitter and the presenter via e-mail.
  • - All abstracts must be submitted through the Congress website. (Abstracts submitted in ways other than through the online system will not be accepted.)
  • - Abstracts should be typed in English, and the submitter is responsible for verifying typing errors.
  • - Abstracts should not exceed 300 words in length.
  • - Tables and figures are not permitted.
  • - There is no limit to the number of abstracts you may submit.
  • - An acknowledgement of the receipt of your abstract submission will be automatically sent to both the submitter and the presenting author by e-mail upon his/her online submission.
  • - Abstracts may be modified until the abstract submission deadline of 24:00, February 23 (Fri.), 2018 Korean time.
  • - Acceptance of abstracts will be notified by e-mail to the presenting author. The information can also be found on ‘My Page’ of the submitter of the Congress website.
  • - Presenting authors of accepted abstracts are required to register for AFSUMB 2018 by no later than April 23 (Mon), 2018.

Abstract Topics

- Abstracts will be classified into nine categories according to the type of presentation.

  • Abdomen
  • Breast
  • Cardiovascular
  • Contrast-enhanced Ultrasound
  • Genitourinary
  • Musculoskeletal
  • Pediatric
  • Physics
  • Thyroid & Head/Neck

Abstract Presentation Session

  • - A total of 96 accepted abstracts will be presented by categories in Scientific Session 01 ~ 10.
  • - Number of Abstracts to be Presented by Categories
  • Abdomen 14 Cardiovascular 9 Pediatric 9
    CEUS 9 Genitourinary 5 Physics 9
    Breast 9 Musculoskeletal 5 Thyroid & Head/Neck 18
    KSThR 9

    ※ The number of each accepted abstract can be changed.

Special Abstract Presentation Session

  • KSUM Young Investigator Award Session
    Date & Time: May 23 (Wed.), 16:40-17:50
    Place: Grand Ballroom 103
    KSUM Young Investigator Award is awarded to presenters under the age of 40. In this session, 7 abstracts will be presented and 3 outstanding abstracts
    are awarded as most outstanding abstracts.
    < KSUM Young Investigator Award >
    Grand Prix (1 winner) Gold (2 winners)
    KRW 500,000 / USD 500 KRW 300,000 / USD 300
  • Educational Poster Session
    Date & Time: May 24 (Thu.), 08:30-10:00
    Place: Room 203
    In this session, 10 outstanding scientific exhibitions selected as Best Poster Award will be presented for each nine minutes.
    < Best Poster Award >
    Grand Prix (1 winner) Gold (2 winners) Silver (3 winners) Bronze (4 winners)
    KRW 500,000 / USD 500 KRW 300,000 / USD 300 KRW 200,000 / USD 200 KRW 100,000 / USD 100
  • Short Presentation Session
    Date & Time: May 24 (Thu.), 10:20-11:50
    Place: Room 203
    In this session, 18 outstanding case reports will be presented for each five minutes.
  • International Grant Award

    Contact for Abstract Submission of AFSUMB 2018
    Lucy Kwon (Ms.)
    InSession International Convention Services, Inc.
    4Fl., 10, Yeoksam-ro 7-gil, Gangnam-gu, Seoul 06244, Korea
    Tel : +82-2-3452-7312
    Fax : +82-2-521-8683
    E-mail : sci@afsumb2018.org

Organized by
Local Organizing Committee of the AFSUMB 2018
Congress President: Joon Koo Han
Chairman, Organizing Committee: Won Jae Lee
Business License No. : 229-82-00887
Address : A-304 Mapo Trapalace, 53, Mapo-daero, Mapo-gu, Seoul 04158, Korea

Tel : +82-2-763-5627 Fax : +82-2-763-6909
AFSUMB 2018 Secretariat
InSession International Convention Services, Inc
4Fl., 10, Yeoksam-ro 7-gil, Gangnam-gu, Seoul 06244, Korea

Tel: +82-2-3452-7312 / +82-2-3471-8555
Fax: +82-2-521-8683 / E-mail : afsumb2018@insession.co.kr